Only depends on Ukraine how many opportunities offered by her Union, she uses, and exactly when the country will be able to join the EU. This was before the Eastern partnership summit in Brussels said the President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite, reports Radio Liberty.
“As soon as Ukraine is ready, she will join the club, but there is still a long way,” she said.
Grybauskaite added that the EU has already provided Ukraine with “a lot” of financial resources, but the state does not use them as efficiently as possible.
“Of the 12 billion euros they only used two thirds. They also proposed macro-financial resources, but separate conditions. Therefore, only from partner countries depends on how they use the proposed resources and support”, – explained the President of Lithuania.
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